Optimizing and Deploying a Website

Once you have web pages created, you want them to be hosted on the web and discoverable by search engines. This course will teach you how to host your website on the World Wide Web, and how to optimize the pages for search engines.
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(10)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 29, 2020
Duration
2h 4m
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Description
Course info
Rating
(10)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 29, 2020
Duration
2h 4m
Description

In order to reach your audience on the World Wide Web, you need your site to be available and discoverable. In this course, Optimizing and Deploying a Website, you’ll learn to host your website on the web and how to optimize it to be discovered and indexed by search engines. First, you’ll explore how the web and internet work, what a web server is, how to find a hosting provider, and how to upload your web pages. Next, you’ll discover how search engines work and some of the ways you can optimize your site to make the pages more friendly to search engine crawlers, which can move you up the list of search results. Finally, you’ll learn how to add Google Analytics to your pages in order to gather deep insights on how your website is being used. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of web hosting and website optimization needed to make your web pages available to users around the world, and to show up in search engine results when those users search for your content.

About the author
About the author

Neil is a solutions architect and developer, with a passion for web development, architecture, and security. He has worked in large and small IT organizations, written articles on development, and spoken at local .NET user groups. Neil has several Microsoft Certifications, including MCPD, MCSA, and MCSD.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, everyone. My name is Neil Morrissey, and welcome to my course, Optimizing and Deploying a Website. I'm a developer and architect, and I'm excited to teach you about deploying your site to the World Wide Web. In this course, you're going to learn everything you need to know to deploy your website to a server on the internet and to configure it to show up in search engine results. Some of the major topics we're going to cover include how web pages air hosted on the World Wide Web and how the internet provides the underlying infrastructure, how to upload a website to a remote server, how to purchase a domain name from a domain name registrar and configure it to point to your website, and how to optimize your website to be discoverable to search engines. By the end of this course, you'll know how to deploy and optimize your site so it can be found on the World Wide Web. Before beginning this course, you should be familiar with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn about website hosting with this course, Optimizing and Deploying a Website, here at Pluralsight.